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November 25, 2011
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The Council of UC Faculty Associations Condemns Police Violence Against Non-Violent Protesters

BFA signs on to CUCFA statement condemning police violence on campus in the wake of protests at UC Berkeley and UC Davis.  November 21, 2011 Text of CUCFA statement This week, we have seen excessive force used against non-violent protesters … Continue reading

November 24, 2011
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Resolution on Police Violence & Clarification – introduced by BFA and SAVE UC

BFA-SAVE resolution revised to clarify that it is not a general vote of no confidence in the Chancellor, but a censure of his condoning of violent police action against non-violent students and faculty. Here is the Senate Resolution on Police … Continue reading

November 21, 2011
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BFA signs Open Letter to Chancellors and Presidents of American Universities and Colleges

We have witnessed, over the past two months, police departments using significant amounts of

force against individuals peacefully participating in the Occupy movement. But during the week of

November 13 – November 19, there was an astonishing escalation of the violence used by

municipal police departments against non-violent protesters.
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